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Robert Blank MD, PhD

Robert Blank MD, PhD

Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: Endocrinology
Program: Administration

Member of the Cardiovascular Center


Research Experience

  • Bone Demineralization, Pathologic
  • Bone Density
  • Bone Diseases, Developmental
  • Bone Diseases, Metabolic
  • Bone Matrix
  • Bone Remodeling
  • Bones of Lower Extremity
  • Bones of Upper Extremity
  • Collagen
  • Dysostoses
  • Endothelin-1
  • Facial Bones
  • Familial Hypophosphatemic Rickets
  • Fractures, Bone
  • Genetic Linkage
  • Genetic Variation
  • Hyperostosis
  • Hypophosphatemia
  • Hypophosphatemia, Familial
  • Mice, Congenic
  • Mice, Inbred C3H
  • Mice, Inbred C57BL
  • Mice, Inbred Strains
  • Mice, Knockout
  • Mice, Mutant Strains
  • Mice, Transgenic
  • Molecular Biology
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Osteochondrodysplasias
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosclerosis
  • PHEX Phosphate Regulating Neutral Endopeptidase
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Proprotein Convertases
  • Receptor, Endothelin A
  • Receptor, Endothelin B
  • Stress, Mechanical
  • Weight-Bearing
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Bone Demineralization, Pathologic
  • Bone Density
  • Bone Density Conservation Agents
  • Bone Diseases, Metabolic
  • Bone Remodeling
  • Endocrinology
  • Kidney Calculi
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal
  • Leadership Positions

  • Chief, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Clinical Nutrition
  • Director, TOPS Obesity Center
  • Educational Expertise

  • Education, Graduate
  • Education, Medical, Continuing
  • Education, Medical, Graduate
  • Education, Medical, Undergraduate
  • Community Partnerships

  • TOPS Clubs
  • Publications

  • Impact of frequent apheresis blood donation on bone density: A prospective, longitudinal, randomized, controlled trial. (Bialkowski W, Blank RD, Zheng C, Gottschall JL, Papanek PE) Bone Rep 2019 Jun;10:100188 PMID: 30581893 PMCID: PMC6297840 12/26/2018    
  • Treatment of Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures in Men and Women. (Carey JJ, Lewiecki EM, Blank RD, Shuhart CR, Buehring B) Ann Intern Med 2017 Dec 19;167(12):901 PMID: 29255868 12/20/2017    
  • Shake up conferences. (Silberberg SD, Crawford DC, Finkelstein R, Koroshetz WJ, Blank RD, Freeze HH, Garrison HH, Seger YR) Nature 2017 08 09;548(7666):153-154 PMID: 28796229 08/11/2017       1 Citations
  • Osteoporosis in Crisis: It's Time to Focus on Fracture. (Binkley N, Blank RD, Leslie WD, Lewiecki EM, Eisman JA, Bilezikian JP) J Bone Miner Res 2017 Jul;32(7):1391-1394 PMID: 28556236 05/31/2017       15 Citations
  • Spontaneous recombinase activity of Cre-ERT2 in vivo. (Kristianto J, Johnson MG, Zastrow RK, Radcliff AB, Blank RD) Transgenic Res 2017 06;26(3):411-417 PMID: 28409408 04/15/2017       4 Citations
  • Endothelin signaling regulates mineralization and posttranscriptionally regulates SOST in TMOb cells via miR 126-3p. (Johnson MG, Konicke K, Kristianto J, Gustavson A, Garbo R, Wang X, Yuan B, Blank RD) Physiol Rep 2017 Feb;5(4) PMID: 28235973 PMCID: PMC5328763 02/27/2017    
  • Endothelin Signaling in Bone. (Kristianto J, Johnson MG, Afzal R, Blank RD) Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 2017 03;46(1):51-62 PMID: 28131136 PMCID: PMC5321647 01/31/2017       1 Citations
  • WITHDRAWN: Endothelin signaling in bone. (Kristianto J, Johnson MG, Afzal R, Blank RD) Transl Res 2016 Nov 11 PMID: 27893988 11/29/2016    
  • Combined exposure to big endothelin-1 and mechanical loading in bovine sternal cores promotes osteogenesis. (Meyer LA, Johnson MG, Cullen DM, Vivanco JF, Blank RD, Ploeg HL, Smith EL) Bone 2016 Apr;85:115-22 PMID: 26855374 PMCID: PMC4792706 02/09/2016       3 Citations
  • Congenic Strains Confirm the Pleiotropic Effect of Chromosome 4 QTL on Mouse Femoral Geometry and Biomechanical Performance. (Kristianto J, Litscher SJ, Johnson MG, Patel F, Patel M, Fisher J, Zastrow RK, Radcliff AB, Blank RD) PLoS One 2016;11(2):e0148571 PMID: 26849124 PMCID: PMC4743951 02/06/2016       4 Citations
  • Role of Endothelin-1 in a Syndrome of Myelofibrosis and Osteosclerosis. (Yachoui R, Kristianto J, Sitwala K, Blank RD) J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2015 Nov;100(11):3971-4 PMID: 26358171 PMCID: PMC5399504 09/12/2015       2 Citations
  • Spine-Hip Thickness Ratio and Diabetes. (Blank RD) J Clin Densitom 2015 Oct-Dec;18(4):455-6 PMID: 26077674 PMCID: PMC4631692 06/17/2015    
  • Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry Image Resolution and TBS Precision. (Blank RD) J Clin Densitom 2015 Apr-Jun;18(2):143-4 PMID: 25937305 PMCID: PMC4593399 05/06/2015    
  • Can vitamin D metabolite measurements facilitate a "treat-to-target" paradigm to guide vitamin D supplementation? (Binkley N, Lappe J, Singh RJ, Khosla S, Krueger D, Drezner MK, Blank RD) Osteoporos Int 2015 May;26(5):1655-60 PMID: 25572049 PMCID: PMC4412341 01/13/2015       9 Citations
  • Whole exome sequencing identifies a POLRID mutation segregating in a father and two daughters with findings of Klippel-Feil and Treacher Collins syndromes. (Giampietro PF, Armstrong L, Stoddard A, Blank RD, Livingston J, Raggio CL, Rasmussen K, Pickart M, Lorier R, Turner A, Sund S, Sobrera N, Neptune E, Sweetser D, Santiago-Cornier A, Broeckel U) Am J Med Genet A 2015 Jan;167A(1):95-102 PMID: 25348728 10/29/2014       6 Citations
  • Big endothelin changes the cellular miRNA environment in TMOb osteoblasts and increases mineralization. (Johnson MG, Kristianto J, Yuan B, Konicke K, Blank R) Connect Tissue Res 2014 Aug;55 Suppl 1:113-6 PMID: 25158193 PMCID: PMC4640685 08/27/2014       7 Citations
  • System level genes or physiological adaptation? (Blank RD) Bone 2015 Jun;75:247-8 PMID: 25073030 PMCID: PMC4617642 07/30/2014    
  • Bone and Muscle Pleiotropy: The Genetics of Associated Traits. (Blank RD) Clin Rev Bone Miner Metab 2014 Jun 01;12(2):61-65 PMID: 26816496 PMCID: PMC4724571 06/01/2014    
  • What analytic method should clinicians use to derive spine T-scores and predict incident fractures in men? Results from the MrOS study. (Hansen KE, Blank RD, Palermo L, Fink HA, Orwoll ES, Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study Research Group) Osteoporos Int 2014 Sep;25(9):2181-8 PMID: 24850381 PMCID: PMC4134992 05/23/2014    
  • Heterozygous mutations in the T (brachyury) gene. (Giampietro PF, Raggio CL, Blank RD) J Med Genet 2014 May;51(5):354 PMID: 24556085 02/22/2014    
  • Induced ablation of Bmp1 and Tll1 produces osteogenesis imperfecta in mice. (Muir AM, Ren Y, Butz DH, Davis NA, Blank RD, Birk DE, Lee SJ, Rowe D, Feng JQ, Greenspan DS) Hum Mol Genet 2014 Jun 15;23(12):3085-101 PMID: 24419319 PMCID: PMC4030766 01/15/2014       22 Citations
  • Advances in the nutritional and pharmacological management of phenylketonuria. (Ney DM, Blank RD, Hansen KE) Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2014 Jan;17(1):61-8 PMID: 24136088 PMCID: PMC4004170 10/19/2013       12 Citations
  • Blood pressure, artery size, and artery compliance parallel bone size and strength in mice with differing ece1 expression. (Wang Z, Kristianto J, Yen Ooi C, Johnson MG, Litscher SJ, Pugh TD, Sandhu G, Chesler NC, Blank RD) J Biomech Eng 2013 Jun;135(6):61003-9 PMID: 23699715 PMCID: PMC3705900 05/24/2013       4 Citations
  • Pin1 null mice exhibit low bone mass and attenuation of BMP signaling. (Shen ZJ, Hu J, Ali A, Pastor J, Shiizaki K, Blank RD, Kuro-o M, Malter JS) PLoS One 2013;8(5):e63565 PMID: 23675491 PMCID: PMC3651169 05/16/2013       16 Citations
  • Clinical, genetic and environmental factors associated with congenital vertebral malformations. (Giampietro PF, Raggio CL, Blank RD, McCarty C, Broeckel U, Pickart MA) Mol Syndromol 2013 Feb;4(1-2):94-105 PMID: 23653580 PMCID: PMC3638777 05/09/2013    
  • Insulin, fat, and bone: multiple interactions lead to complex biology. (Blank RD) Transl Res 2013 Mar;161(3):141-4 PMID: 23177795 PMCID: PMC4362712 11/28/2012    
  • Low bone strength is a manifestation of phenylketonuria in mice and is attenuated by a glycomacropeptide diet. (Solverson P, Murali SG, Litscher SJ, Blank RD, Ney DM) PLoS One 2012;7(9):e45165 PMID: 23028819 PMCID: PMC3445501 10/03/2012       26 Citations
  • Hexa-D-arginine treatment increases 7B2•PC2 activity in hyp-mouse osteoblasts and rescues the HYP phenotype. (Yuan B, Feng JQ, Bowman S, Liu Y, Blank RD, Lindberg I, Drezner MK) J Bone Miner Res 2013 Jan;28(1):56-72 PMID: 22886699 PMCID: PMC3523095 08/14/2012       35 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® clinical regarding prior fractures from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (Blank RD, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):205-11 PMID: 21810526 08/04/2011       18 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® clinical regarding biochemical markers from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (McCloskey EV, Vasikaran S, Cooper C, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):220-2 PMID: 21810528 08/04/2011       27 Citations
  • FRAX(®) Clinical Task Force of the 2010 Joint International Society for Clinical Densitometry & International Osteoporosis Foundation Position Development Conference. (McCloskey EV, Binkley N, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):181-3 PMID: 21810522 08/04/2011       8 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® clinical regarding rheumatoid arthritis from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (Broy SB, Tanner SB, FRAX(®)Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):184-9 PMID: 21810523 08/04/2011       27 Citations
  • FRAX® International Task Force of the 2010 Joint International Society for Clinical Densitometry & International Osteoporosis Foundation Position Development Conference. (Cauley JA, El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Luckey MM, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):237-9 PMID: 21810531 08/04/2011       9 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® clinical regarding international differences from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (Cauley JA, El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Arabi A, Fujiwara S, Ragi-Eis S, Calderon A, Chionh SB, Chen Z, Curtis JR, Danielson ME, Hanley DA, Kroger H, Kung AW, Lesnyak O, Nieves J, Pluskiewicz W, El Rassi R, Silverman S, Schott AM, Rizzoli R, Luckey M, FRAX(®) Position Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):240-62 PMID: 21810532 08/04/2011       44 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® clinical regarding falls and frailty: can falls and frailty be used in FRAX®? From Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (Masud T, Binkley N, Boonen S, Hannan MT, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):194-204 PMID: 21810525 08/04/2011       50 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® Bone Mineral Density and FRAX® simplification from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (Lewiecki EM, Compston JE, Miller PD, Adachi JD, Adams JE, Leslie WD, Kanis JA, Moayyeri A, Adler RA, Hans DB, Kendler DL, Diez-Perez A, Krieg MA, Masri BK, Lorenc RR, Bauer DC, Blake GM, Josse RG, Clark P, Khan AA, FRAX® Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):226-36 PMID: 21810530 08/04/2011       29 Citations
  • Joint Official Positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX(®). Executive Summary of the 2010 Position Development Conference on Interpretation and use of FRAX® in clinical practice. (Hans DB, Kanis JA, Baim S, Bilezikian JP, Binkley N, Cauley JA, Compston JE, Cooper C, Dawson-Hughes B, El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Leslie WD, Lewiecki EM, Luckey MM, McCloskey EV, Papapoulos SE, Poiana C, Rizzoli R, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):171-80 PMID: 21810521 08/04/2011       59 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX® clinical regarding smoking from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX®. (Dimai HP, Chandran M, FRAX(®)Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):190-3 PMID: 21810524 08/04/2011       10 Citations
  • Official Positions for FRAX(®) clinical regarding glucocorticoids: the impact of the use of glucocorticoids on the estimate by FRAX(®) of the 10 year risk of fracture from Joint Official Positions Development Conference of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry and International Osteoporosis Foundation on FRAX(®). (Leib ES, Saag KG, Adachi JD, Geusens PP, Binkley N, McCloskey EV, Hans DB, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):212-9 PMID: 21810527 08/04/2011       47 Citations
  • FRAX(®) Bone Mineral Density Task Force of the 2010 Joint International Society for Clinical Densitometry & International Osteoporosis Foundation Position Development Conference. (Lewiecki EM, Compston JE, Miller PD, Adachi JD, Adams JE, Leslie WD, Kanis JA, FRAX(®) Position Development Conference Members) J Clin Densitom 2011 Jul-Sep;14(3):223-5 PMID: 21810529 08/04/2011       10 Citations
  • Comprehensive skeletal phenotyping and linkage mapping in an intercross of recombinant congenic mouse strains HcB-8 and HcB-23. (Saless N, Litscher SJ, Houlihan MJ, Han IK, Wilson D, Demant P, Blank RD) Cells Tissues Organs 2011;194(2-4):244-8 PMID: 21625064 PMCID: PMC3178085 06/01/2011       9 Citations
  • Linkage mapping of principal components for femoral biomechanical performance in a reciprocal HCB-8 × HCB-23 intercross. (Saless N, Litscher SJ, Vanderby R, Demant P, Blank RD) Bone 2011 Mar 01;48(3):647-53 PMID: 20969983 PMCID: PMC3073517 10/26/2010       14 Citations
  • Intrinsic material properties of cortical bone. (Lopez Franco GE, Blank RD, Akhter MP) J Bone Miner Metab 2011 Jan;29(1):31-6 PMID: 20503060 05/27/2010       8 Citations
  • "Evidence-based" or "logic-based" medicine? (Blank RD, Bilezikian JP, Bonnick SL, Laster AJ, Leib ES, Lewiecki EM, Miller PD, Watts NB, Binkley N) Osteoporos Int 2010 Oct;21(10):1681-3 PMID: 20464543 05/14/2010       2 Citations
  • Linkage mapping of femoral material properties in a reciprocal intercross of HcB-8 and HcB-23 recombinant mouse strains. (Saless N, Lopez Franco GE, Litscher S, Kattappuram RS, Houlihan MJ, Vanderby R, Demant P, Blank RD) Bone 2010 May;46(5):1251-9 PMID: 20102754 PMCID: PMC2854180 01/28/2010       14 Citations
  • Adjustment for body mass index and calcitrophic hormone levels improves the diagnostic accuracy of the spot urine calcium-to-creatinine ratio. (Jones AN, Blank RD, Lindstrom MJ, Penniston KL, Hansen KE) Osteoporos Int 2010 Aug;21(8):1417-25 PMID: 19760060 PMCID: PMC3065296 09/18/2009       5 Citations
  • Clinical value of monitoring BMD in patients treated with bisphosphonates for osteoporosis. (Watts NB, Lewiecki EM, Bonnick SL, Laster AJ, Binkley N, Blank RD, Geusens PP, Miller PD, Petak SM, Recker RR, Saag KG, Schousboe J, Siris ES, Bilezikian JP) J Bone Miner Res 2009 Oct;24(10):1643-6 PMID: 19712042 08/29/2009       40 Citations
  • A novel locus for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis on chromosome 12p. (Raggio CL, Giampietro PF, Dobrin S, Zhao C, Dorshorst D, Ghebranious N, Weber JL, Blank RD) J Orthop Res 2009 Oct;27(10):1366-72 PMID: 19340878 PMCID: PMC4120267 04/03/2009       39 Citations
  • Quantitative trait loci for biomechanical performance and femoral geometry in an intercross of recombinant congenic mice: restriction of the Bmd7 candidate interval. (Saless N, Litscher SJ, Lopez Franco GE, Houlihan MJ, Sudhakaran S, Raheem KA, O'Neil TK, Vanderby R, Demant P, Blank RD) FASEB J 2009 Jul;23(7):2142-54 PMID: 19261723 03/06/2009       24 Citations
  • Progress in the understanding of the genetic etiology of vertebral segmentation disorders in humans. (Giampietro PF, Dunwoodie SL, Kusumi K, Pourquié O, Tassy O, Offiah AC, Cornier AS, Alman BA, Blank RD, Raggio CL, Glurich I, Turnpenny PD) Ann N Y Acad Sci 2009 Jan;1151:38-67 PMID: 19154516 01/22/2009       27 Citations
  • Molecular diagnosis of vertebral segmentation disorders in humans. (Giampietro PF, Dunwoodie SL, Kusumi K, Pourquié O, Tassy O, Offiah AC, Cornier AS, Alman BA, Blank RD, Raggio CL, Glurich I, Turnpenny PD) Expert Opin Med Diagn 2008 Oct;2(10):1107-21 PMID: 23496422 10/01/2008    
  • A missense T (Brachyury) mutation contributes to vertebral malformations. (Ghebranious N, Blank RD, Raggio CL, Staubli J, McPherson E, Ivacic L, Rasmussen K, Jacobsen FS, Faciszewski T, Burmester JK, Pauli RM, Boachie-Adjei O, Glurich I, Giampietro PF) J Bone Miner Res 2008 Oct;23(10):1576-83 PMID: 18466071 05/10/2008       30 Citations
  • An atlas improves interobserver agreement regarding application of the ISCD vertebral body exclusion criteria. (Hansen KE, Binkley N, Blank RD, Krueger DC, Christian RC, Malone DG, Baim S) J Clin Densitom 2007 Oct-Dec;10(4):359-64 PMID: 17993400 11/13/2007       3 Citations
  • Lack of evidence of WNT3A as a candidate gene for congenital vertebral malformations. (Ghebranious N, Raggio CL, Blank RD, McPherson E, Burmester JK, Ivacic L, Rasmussen K, Kislow J, Glurich I, Jacobsen FS, Faciszewski T, Pauli RM, Boachie-Adjei O, Giampietro PF) Scoliosis 2007 Sep 23;2:13 PMID: 17888180 PMCID: PMC2064903 09/25/2007    
  • Increased Young's modulus and hardness of Col1a2oim dentin. (Lopez Franco GE, Huang A, Pleshko Camacho N, Stone DS, Blank RD) J Dent Res 2006 Nov;85(11):1032-6 PMID: 17062745 PMCID: PMC2246052 10/26/2006       9 Citations
  • DLL3 as a candidate gene for vertebral malformations. (Giampietro PF, Raggio CL, Reynolds C, Ghebranious N, Burmester JK, Glurich I, Rasmussen K, McPherson E, Pauli RM, Shukla SK, Merchant S, Jacobsen FS, Faciszewski T, Blank RD) Am J Med Genet A 2006 Nov 15;140(22):2447-53 PMID: 17041936 10/17/2006       32 Citations
  • Calciphylaxis in the absence of end-stage renal disease. (Couto FM, Chen H, Blank RD, Drezner MK) Endocr Pract 2006 Jul-Aug;12(4):406-10 PMID: 16901796 08/12/2006       20 Citations
  • Evaluation of SLC35A3 as a candidate gene for human vertebral malformations. (Ghebranious N, Burmester JK, Glurich I, McPherson E, Ivacic L, Kislow J, Rasmussen K, Kumar V, Raggio CL, Blank RD, Jacobsen FS, Faciszewski T, Womack J, Giampietro PF) Am J Med Genet A 2006 Jun 15;140(12):1346-8 PMID: 16691598 05/13/2006       15 Citations
  • Patient variables impact lumbar spine dual energy X-ray absorptiometry precision. (Blank RD, Malone DG, Christian RC, Vallarta-Ast NL, Krueger DC, Drezner MK, Binkley NC, Hansen KE) Osteoporos Int 2006;17(5):768-74 PMID: 16435075 01/26/2006       15 Citations
  • An analysis of PAX1 in the development of vertebral malformations. (Giampietro PF, Raggio CL, Reynolds CE, Shukla SK, McPherson E, Ghebranious N, Jacobsen FS, Kumar V, Faciszewski T, Pauli RM, Rasmussen K, Burmester JK, Zaleski C, Merchant S, David D, Weber JL, Glurich I, Blank RD) Clin Genet 2005 Nov;68(5):448-53 PMID: 16207213 10/07/2005       43 Citations
  • Congenital and idiopathic scoliosis: clinical and genetic aspects. (Giampietro PF, Blank RD, Raggio CL, Merchant S, Jacobsen FS, Faciszewski T, Shukla SK, Greenlee AR, Reynolds C, Schowalter DB) Clin Med Res 2003 Apr;1(2):125-36 PMID: 15931299 PMCID: PMC1069035 06/03/2005       80 Citations
  • Use of GC clamps in DHPLC mutation scanning. (Wurzburger RJ, Gupta R, Parnassa AP, Jain S, Wexler JA, Chu JL, Elkon KB, Blank RD) Clin Med Res 2003 Apr;1(2):111-8 PMID: 15931297 PMCID: PMC1069033 06/03/2005       9 Citations
  • Dental phenotype of the col1a2(oim) mutation: DI is present in both homozygotes and heterozygotes. (Lopez Franco GE, Huang A, Pleshko Camacho N, Blank RD) Bone 2005 Jun;36(6):1039-46 PMID: 15878701 05/10/2005       10 Citations
  • Severe angioedema and urticaria related to thyroid antigenicity. (Raza SA, Salam Z, Blank RD, Jaume J, Drezner MK) Endocr Pract 2004 Sep-Oct;10(5):445-7 PMID: 15760794 03/12/2005       1 Citations
  • Interobserver reproducibility of criteria for vertebral body exclusion. (Hansen KE, Binkley N, Christian R, Vallarta-Ast N, Krueger D, Drezner MK, Blank RD) J Bone Miner Res 2005 Mar;20(3):501-8 PMID: 15746996 03/05/2005       36 Citations
  • Dual energy X ray absorptiometry of ex vivo HcB/Dem mouse long bones: left are denser than right. (Franco GE, Litscher SJ, O'Neil TK, Piette M, Demant P, Blank RD) Calcif Tissue Int 2005 Jan;76(1):26-31 PMID: 15455186 09/30/2004       3 Citations
  • Accuracy and precision of PIXImus densitometry for ex vivo mouse long bones: comparison of technique and software version. (Lopez Franco GE, O'Neil TK, Litscher SJ, Urban-Piette M, Blank RD) J Clin Densitom 2004;7(3):326-33 PMID: 15319505 08/21/2004       18 Citations
  • Catecholamine excess in pheochromocytoma inducing insulin resistance. (Raza SA, DeWitt RT, Chen H, Warner TF, Blank RD) Endocr Pract 2004 Mar-Apr;10(2):149-52 PMID: 15256333 07/17/2004       3 Citations
  • Spectroscopically determined collagen Pyr/deH-DHLNL cross-link ratio and crystallinity indices differ markedly in recombinant congenic mice with divergent calculated bone tissue strength. (Blank RD, Baldini TH, Kaufman M, Bailey S, Gupta R, Yershov Y, Boskey AL, Coppersmith SN, Demant P, Paschalis EP) Connect Tissue Res 2003;44(3-4):134-42 PMID: 14504033 09/25/2003       43 Citations
  • Breaking down bone strength: a perspective on the future of skeletal genetics. (Blank RD) J Bone Miner Res 2001 Jul;16(7):1207-11 PMID: 11450695 07/14/2001       20 Citations
  • Bone strength and related traits in HcB/Dem recombinant congenic mice. (Yershov Y, Baldini TH, Villagomez S, Young T, Martin ML, Bockman RS, Peterson MG, Blank RD) J Bone Miner Res 2001 Jun;16(6):992-1003 PMID: 11393796 06/08/2001       40 Citations
  • Vitamin C-sulfate inhibits mineralization in chondrocyte cultures: a caveat. (Boskey AL, Blank RD, Doty SB) Matrix Biol 2001 Apr;20(2):99-106 PMID: 11334711 05/04/2001       5 Citations
  • Body size and vertebral fractures. (Blank RD) Ann Intern Med 2001 May 01;134(9 Pt 1):795-6 PMID: 11329242 05/01/2001       2 Citations
  • Self-study from web-based and printed guideline material. (Blank RD) Ann Intern Med 2001 Mar 20;134(6):534-5 PMID: 11255540 03/20/2001    
  • A review of clinical trials of therapies for osteoporosis using fracture as an end point. (Blank RD, Bockman RS) J Clin Densitom 1999;2(4):435-52 PMID: 10677797 02/25/2000       30 Citations
  • A genomic approach to scoliosis pathogenesis. (Blank RD, Raggio CL, Giampietro PF, Camacho NP) Lupus 1999;8(5):356-60 PMID: 10466862 08/31/1999       17 Citations
  • Oral thymic extract to treat hepatitis C. (Blank RD) Ann Intern Med 1999 Aug 17;131(4):312 PMID: 10454957 08/24/1999    
  • Genetic epidemiology: caveat lector. (Blank RD) J Rheumatol 1999 Jun;26(6):1416-7 PMID: 10381070 06/25/1999    
  • Linkage, association, and the genetic analysis of bone mineral density and related phenotypes: an overview for clinicians. (Blank RD) J Clin Densitom 1999;2(1):59-70 PMID: 23547315 04/01/1999       1 Citations
  • Synteny-defined candidate genes for congenital and idiopathic scoliosis. (Giampietro PF, Raggio CL, Blank RD) Am J Med Genet 1999 Mar 19;83(3):164-77 PMID: 10096591 03/30/1999       37 Citations
  • Collagen and bone strength. (Boskey AL, Wright TM, Blank RD) J Bone Miner Res 1999 Mar;14(3):330-5 PMID: 10027897 02/23/1999       145 Citations
  • Numeracy. (Blank RD) Ann Intern Med 1998 May 01;128(9):783 PMID: 9556482 08/29/1998    
  • Molecular diagnosis of thiopurine S-methyltransferase deficiency. (Blank RD) Ann Intern Med 1997 Dec 01;127(11):1041-2 PMID: 9412292 12/31/1997    
  • Clinical presentations and RET protooncogene mutations in seven multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 kindreds. (Blank RD, Sklar CA, Dimich AB, LaQuaglia MP, Brennan MF) Cancer 1996 Nov 01;78(9):1996-2003 PMID: 8909322 11/01/1996       29 Citations
  • Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis to diagnose multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2. (Blank RD, Sklar CA, Martin ML) Clin Chem 1996 Apr;42(4):598-603 PMID: 8605678 04/01/1996       11 Citations
  • Encyclopedia of the mouse genome III. October 1993. Mouse chromosome 4. (Abbott CM, Blank R, Eppig JT, Fiedorek FT Jr, Frankel W, Friedman JM, Huppi KE, Jackson I, Steel K, Mock BA) Mamm Genome 1993;4 Spec No:S58-71 PMID: 8268685 01/01/1993       9 Citations
  • Mouse chromosome 4. (Abbott CM, Blank R, Eppig JT, Friedman JM, Huppi KE, Jackson I, Mock BA, Stoye J, Wiseman R) Mamm Genome 1992;3 Spec No:S55-64 PMID: 1498443 01/01/1992       25 Citations
  • Mouse chromosome 4. (Blank R, Eppig J, Fiedorek FT Jr, Frankel WN, Friedman JM, Huppi K, Jackson I, Mock B) Mamm Genome 1991;1 Spec No:S51-78 PMID: 1799812 01/11/1991       13 Citations
  • Chromosomal location of N-myc and L-myc genes in the mouse. (Campbell GR, Zimmerman K, Blank RD, Alt FW, D'Eustachio P) Oncogene Res 1989;4(1):47-54 PMID: 2654812 01/01/1989       21 Citations
  • A linkage map of mouse chromosome 12: localization of Igh and effects of sex and interference on recombination. (Blank RD, Campbell GR, Calabro A, D'Eustachio P) Genetics 1988 Dec;120(4):1073-83 PMID: 3147218 PMCID: PMC1203570 12/01/1988       63 Citations
  • Bayesian multilocus linkage mapping. (Blank RD, Campbell GR, Pollak M, D'Eustachio P) Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 1988;137:25-32 PMID: 3416636 01/01/1988    
  • Possible derivation of the laboratory mouse genome from multiple wild Mus species. (Blank RD, Campbell GR, D'Eustachio P) Genetics 1986 Dec;114(4):1257-69 PMID: 2879770 PMCID: PMC1203039 12/01/1986       18 Citations
  • Isolation and characterization of 2000-bp derivative of pBR322. (Blank RD, Wilson DB) Plasmid 1982 May;7(3):287-9 PMID: 6285401 05/01/1982       5 Citations
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